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Off Track: Save Your Favorite TV Show

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It’s that time of the year again when flailing television shows need all the help they can get, which is where you come in. Take our survey and vote for the shows you just can’t live without next season.

VOTE: Which shows do you want to see back next season?

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Within the next few weeks the networks will determine which of this season’s TV series will return next fall. Tell us — and the networks — what you hope happens to these shows. Please select “Keep,” “Drop,” or “Don’t Care” from the tab under each show. We’ll reveal the results later this month.

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Caring for your Parents on PBS

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As the population ages, many adult children are grappling with an unprecedented social, cultural, economic, and personal revolution as they transition into the primary caregiver role for their aging parents. Produced, written, and directed by award-winning filmmaker Michael Kirk, Caring for Your Parents is a moving two-hour special that draws much-needed attention to this universal reality.

Image of father and son

The first 90-minutes of Caring for Your Parents underscores today’s struggle to keep parents at home

Immediately after the 90-minute broadcast, medical correspondent Dr. Art Ulene leads “A Conversation About Caring.” This half-hour panel discussion offers concrete advice and guidance on how to start the conversation‒often the most difficult step in caregiving.

Caring for Your Parents is a Kirk Documentary Group, Ltd. Production for WGBH Boston.

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Producer’s Interview

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